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Composition Editing and Revision Commonly Used Marks Dr. Forrest Fordyce p p u n c t u a t i o n m a d d m o r e . . . p e r i o d g g e n e r a l i n f o r m a t i o n ( i n t r o ) ' a p o s t r o p h e b b a c k g r o u n d i n f o r m a t i o n ( i n t r o ) - h y p h e n t h s t h e s i s s t a t e m e n t p r o b l e m ' ' q u o t a t i o n m a r k t s t o p i c s e n t e n c e p r o b l e m ! e x c l a m a t i o n m a r k d p a r a g r a p h d e v e l o p m e n t i n c o m p l e t e , c o m m a e x e x a m p l e n e e d e d h e r e : c o l o n / / s t a r t n e w p a r a g r a p h ; s e m i c o l o n n o / / d o n o t p a r a g r a p h ( r u n i n , c o n t i n u e a s o n e ) ? q u e s t i o n m a r k / t w o s e p a r a t e w o r d s ( e . g . , p a p e r / b a g ) o r s e n t e n c e s f r s e n t e n c e f r a g m e n t , m i s s i n g s u b j e c t , v e r b , o r o t h e r ^ o m i s s i o n ( l e f t o u t ) r o r u n - o n s e n t e n c e ; n e e d s t o b e s e p a r a t e d i n t o t w o s p s p e l l i n g / s p e l l c o m p l e t e l y
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